El Norte Grande Sights

Lago Chungará

  • Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

Published 07/23/2015

Fodor's Review

This lake sits on the Bolivian border at an amazing altitude of 4,600 m (15,100 ft) above sea level. Volcán Parinacota, at 6,330 m (20,889 ft), casts its shadow onto the lake's glassy surface. Hundreds of flamingos make their home here. There is a CONAF-run office at Lago Chungará on the highway just before the lake.

Sight Information


From Ruta 11, turn north on Ruta A-123, Chile


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Website: www.conaf.cl

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • CONAF office daily 8–8

Published 07/23/2015


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